Simon Ekai Eporon

    SIMON EKAI EPORON

    SIMI Class: 2016-2017

    Zone: Katapakin

    Village: Kaikol

     


    Updates from the field:

    March 2020

    In March, Motivator Simon shared the Gospel in Kaikir Village, and 2 people were saved. There are 16 students attending the Discipleship Class. An average of 80 members attended church each Sunday. Simon is grateful for the support he receives from Share International.

    Prayer Needs

    – More souls to come to Christ

    – Coronavirus not to reach Turkanaland

     

    Challenges

    – Walking long distances to reach other villages


    February 2020

    In February, Motivator Simon shared the Gospel in Nakechichok Village, and 2 people were saved. Currently there are 6 people attending the Discipleship Class and those 6 people can share their testimony courageously to non believers. An average of 87 members attend church each Sunday. Simon is grateful for the support he receives from Share International.

    Prayer Needs

    – More souls to come to Christ

     

    Challenges

    – Walking long distances to reach other villages


    December 2019

    In December, Missionary Simon shared the Gospel in Nakaleso Village, and 3 people were saved. Currently there are 6 people attending the Discipleship Class. An average of 108 members attend church each Sunday. Simon is grateful for the support he receives from Share International.

    Prayer Needs

    – To reach the unreached

     

    Challenges

    – Walking long distances to reach other villages

    – Traditional culture


    November 2019

    In November, Missionary Simon shared the Gospel in Natukutan Village, and 1 person was saved. An average of 79 members attend church each Sunday. Simon is grateful for the support he receives from Share International.

    Prayer Needs

    – Spiritual support

    – Strength to walk long distances between villages

     

    Challenges

    – Witchcraft

    – Traditional culture


    October 2019

    In October, Missionary Simon shared the Gospel with the Village of Nautkutan, and 2 people accepted Christ as Savior. His Discipleship Class has 6 students. An average of 99 believers attended church services this month. Simon is grateful to Share International for making it possible for him to be a missionary and do God’s work.

    Prayer Needs

    – Spiritual support

    – Strength to walk long distances between villages

     

    Challenges

    – Members of the church don’t keep time

    – Culture


    September 2019

    In September, Missionary Simon shared the Gospel with the Village of Nakechichok, and 1 person accepted Christ as Savior. His discipleship class still has 7 members. An average of 90 believers attended church service each Sunday this month. Simon is grateful for the monthly support that he receives from Share International.

    Prayer Needs

    – For God to strengthen the faith of the church members

    – Strength to walk the long distances between villages

     

    Challenges

    – Witchcraft

    – Long distances between villages


    August 2019

    In August, Missionary Simon ministered in Natukutan Village, and 2 people gave their lives to Christ. He has 7 students in Discipleship Class, 6 of whom can freely testify to nonbelievers courageously.


    July 2019

    In July, Missionary Simon shared the Gospel with the Village of Natukutan, and 2 people accepted Christ as Savior. His discipleship class has 7 members. He prays that God will continue to bring more men into the Kingdom of God. An average of 83 believers attended church service each Sunday. Simon is grateful for Share International.


    June 2019

    In June, Missionary Simon shared the Gospel in the Village of Natukutan, and three people gave their lives to Jesus. He is currently discipling 9 people. An average of 77 believers attended services each Sunday. Simon is grateful for the monthly support that he receives from Share International.


    February 2019

    Missionary Simon is the pastor of the church in Kaikol, where an average of 85 members attended service each Sunday. They added one new member this month. They also did an outreach to the village of Loipae, where three people accepted Christ as Savior. There are now 17 people enrolled in his discipleship classes. Missionary Simon has six elders who are trained to help him with evangelism to the area villages.

    Prayer Needs

    – God to give Simon the strength to do His ministry

    – Strength to walk long distances to reach other villages

     

    Challenges

    – Lack of water

    – Drought

    – Long distances between villages


    January 2019

    In January, Missionary Simon Ekai reached Nakechichok Village, and 2 people gave their lives to Jesus. He disciples 7 people. He requests prayers to end the drought. 80 believers attended services this month. Simon is grateful to Share International for making it possible for him to be a missionary and do God’s work.